As you know, Wintergreen has a very distinct scent. It's one of the most popular aromas used in scenting and flavoring everything from chewing gum (Do not ingest this oil!) to hair care products.
The uplifting and sweet scent is refreshing to many as it's used in a variety of ways, including sports products for sore muscles, skin care and for purely aromatic reasons.Uses of Wintergreen Essential Oil
ChinaHistory and Background
In Chinese medicine, earth element. Promotes mental clarity.Physical Description
Colorless to pale yellow in color, sometimes has a pinkish tint. As this oil ages, it can turn reddish brown and should not be used.Aromatic Description
This oil has an intense, sweet, refreshing, and minty aroma with a hint of vanilla.Biological Makeup and Components
Almost 90-98% methyl salicylate with formaldehyde and gaultheriline, ketone, secondary alcohol and ester.Extraction Technique
Steam distillation of leaves.Information for Aromatherapists
This oil is a top note, blending well with oregano, lavender, mints, thyme, ylang ylang, and vanilla.
Our Wintergreen essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions